Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 293 300
Rank change year-on-year +102 +7 +103
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 153 50 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.43% 0.49% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.16% 3.06% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 138 35 87
City of London median annual salary £74,750 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.10% - -1.02%
10th Percentile £52,500 £56,550 £46,250
90th Percentile £106,125 £101,500 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £73,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +11.54%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,483 1,636 1,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.16% 16.07% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,200 1,463 1,491
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +7.27%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £94,325 £86,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 108 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (61.44%) IaaS
3 71 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 55 (35.95%) SQL
6 54 (35.29%) Finance
7 53 (34.64%) SaaS
8 49 (32.03%) SQL Server
9 48 (31.37%) .NET
9 48 (31.37%) DevOps
10 44 (28.76%) Amazon AWS
11 41 (26.80%) Git (software)
12 37 (24.18%) C#
13 34 (22.22%) Active Directory
14 33 (21.57%) Degree
14 33 (21.57%) Analytics
15 31 (20.26%) Windows
16 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET
17 27 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (15.69%) PowerShell
19 23 (15.03%) Migration
19 23 (15.03%) Serverless
20 21 (13.73%) Visual Studio
20 21 (13.73%) JavaScript
20 21 (13.73%) Microservices
21 20 (13.07%) Elasticsearch
21 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET Web API
21 20 (13.07%) MVC
22 19 (12.42%) Linux
22 19 (12.42%) RESTful

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (13.07%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.54%) CMS
3 6 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.92%) Confluence
3 6 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.27%) Apache
4 5 (3.27%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.27%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.61%) nginx
5 4 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.96%) IIS
7 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Mule
8 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 108 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (61.44%) IaaS
3 53 (34.64%) SaaS
4 44 (28.76%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (15.03%) Serverless
6 15 (9.80%) Azure Data Factory
6 15 (9.80%) Office 365
7 14 (9.15%) Azure Machine Learning
8 11 (7.19%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (7.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (7.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (7.19%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (6.54%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (4.58%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.61%) G Suite
12 3 (1.96%) Mimecast
12 3 (1.96%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.31%) GitHub
14 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.76%) Firewall
2 16 (10.46%) LAN
2 16 (10.46%) WAN
3 14 (9.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (7.84%) DNS
5 11 (7.19%) DHCP
5 11 (7.19%) VPN
6 7 (4.58%) BGP
6 7 (4.58%) EIGRP
6 7 (4.58%) OSPF
6 7 (4.58%) SAN
6 7 (4.58%) Wireless
7 5 (3.27%) DMZ
8 3 (1.96%) HTTP
8 3 (1.96%) IPsec
8 3 (1.96%) IPv6
8 3 (1.96%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.31%) NAS
10 1 (0.65%) AMQP
10 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 16 (10.46%) Azure SQL Database
3 16 (10.46%) Power BI
4 15 (9.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 15 (9.80%) Data Lake
4 15 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (7.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (5.88%) Couchbase
6 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.27%) Cosmos DB
8 5 (3.27%) MySQL
9 2 (1.31%) NewSQL
10 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (26.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.73%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 11 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.54%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.54%) Moq
5 10 (6.54%) MSTest
5 10 (6.54%) NUnit
6 7 (4.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.92%) JIRA
8 2 (1.31%) CF BOSH
8 2 (1.31%) Grunt
8 2 (1.31%) gulp
8 2 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.65%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (0.65%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.65%) Codeship
9 1 (0.65%) GoCD
9 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 54 (35.29%) Finance
2 18 (11.76%) Advertising
3 15 (9.80%) Retail
4 11 (7.19%) Games
5 10 (6.54%) Banking
5 10 (6.54%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.92%) Back Office
6 6 (3.92%) Publishing
7 4 (2.61%) Law
8 2 (1.31%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (33.99%) Architect
2 29 (18.95%) Cloud Architect
3 27 (17.65%) Azure Architect
4 22 (14.38%) Consultant
4 22 (14.38%) Developer
5 17 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (9.15%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.50%) Azure Consultant
8 12 (7.84%) Applications Architect
8 12 (7.84%) Enterprise Architect
9 11 (7.19%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (7.19%) Data Consultant
10 10 (6.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.54%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (5.88%) Digital Architect
11 9 (5.88%) Senior Architect
12 8 (5.23%) AWS Engineer
12 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (5.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.37%) .NET
2 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET
3 20 (13.07%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (12.42%) RESTful
5 17 (11.11%) React
6 15 (9.80%) Node.js
7 13 (8.50%) AngularJS
8 12 (7.84%) CSS
8 12 (7.84%) HTML
9 11 (7.19%) REST
10 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET Core
11 9 (5.88%) Lucene
12 8 (5.23%) .NET Framework
13 7 (4.58%) WCF
14 6 (3.92%) Entity Framework
15 4 (2.61%) LAMP
15 4 (2.61%) LEMP Stack
16 3 (1.96%) Flash
16 3 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.15%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.54%) Market Risk
5 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.96%) PKI
8 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.31%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.65%) Fintech
10 1 (0.65%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.26%) Windows
2 19 (12.42%) Linux
3 7 (4.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.27%) Unix
5 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) VMS
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.37%) DevOps
3 33 (21.57%) Analytics
4 27 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (15.03%) Migration
6 21 (13.73%) Microservices
7 20 (13.07%) MVC
8 19 (12.42%) Machine Learning
8 19 (12.42%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (11.11%) TDD
11 15 (9.80%) Data Analytics
11 15 (9.80%) Information Security
11 15 (9.80%) Predictive Analytics
12 14 (9.15%) Identity Access Management
12 14 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (9.15%) Scrum
13 13 (8.50%) CRM
13 13 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.95%) SQL
2 37 (24.18%) C#
3 24 (15.69%) PowerShell
4 21 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.46%) Python
6 15 (9.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 12 (7.84%) Java
8 6 (3.92%) Perl
9 3 (1.96%) C
9 3 (1.96%) PHP
9 3 (1.96%) Ruby
10 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.31%) ES6
10 2 (1.31%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.65%) C++
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (21.57%) Degree
2 9 (5.88%) CISSP
2 9 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
3 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) MCSA
4 1 (0.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.15%) QA
2 12 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.11%) Docker
3 13 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.23%) XenApp
6 4 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.96%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.65%) Ceph
8 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.65%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) Puppet
2 6 (3.92%) Ansible
3 4 (2.61%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.61%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.61%) Nessus
3 4 (2.61%) SCOM
4 3 (1.96%) EdgeSight
4 3 (1.96%) Nagios
4 3 (1.96%) Terraform
5 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.31%) SCCM
6 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.65%) Mesos
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.65%) Salt
6 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.65%) vRealize
6 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.46%) VMware
3 12 (7.84%) Citrix
3 12 (7.84%) Google
4 11 (7.19%) IBM
5 10 (6.54%) Cisco
6 9 (5.88%) Splunk
7 8 (5.23%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.27%) ATG
8 5 (3.27%) Demandware
8 5 (3.27%) hybris
8 5 (3.27%) IBM Sterling
8 5 (3.27%) McAfee
9 4 (2.61%) Apple
9 4 (2.61%) F5
9 4 (2.61%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.61%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.31%) Dell
10 2 (1.31%) NetApp
10 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com